Conservation payments in Kentucky totaled $818 million from 1995-2014.

From 1995 to 2014, the top 10 percent of conservation payment recipients were paid 66 percent of conservation payments.

Pct. of Recipients Pct. of Payments Number of Recipients Total Payments 1995-2014 Payment per Recipient
Top 1%22%445$179,268,070$402,850
Top 2%32%891$259,222,781$290,935
Top 3%39%1,337$318,317,631$238,083
Top 4%45%1,783$365,461,446$204,970
Top 5%50%2,229$405,067,524$181,726
Top 6%54%2,675$438,683,871$163,994
Top 7%57%3,121$467,883,369$149,915
Top 8%60%3,567$493,586,034$138,376
Top 9%63%4,012$516,428,642$128,721
Top 10%66%4,458$536,964,232$120,450
Top 11%68%4,904$555,536,847$113,282
Top 12%70%5,350$572,426,981$106,996
Top 13%72%5,796$587,799,836$101,415
Top 14%74%6,242$601,823,052$96,415
Top 15%75%6,688$614,680,923$91,908
Top 16%77%7,134$626,611,482$87,835
Top 17%78%7,579$637,613,723$84,129
Top 18%79%8,025$647,892,734$80,734
Top 19%80%8,471$657,472,985$77,615
Top 20%81%8,917$666,386,499$74,732
Remaining 80% of recips.19%35,671$151,359,705$4,243
 

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